December 1, 2011 RSS feed / Et Cetera

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: It has been a difficult year. The brother of one of my dear friends had a massive stroke and she is now his caretaker. More...

CALENDAR

Mon/28 BLOOD DRIVE BANK OF AMERICA, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Brunswick, www.RedCrossBlood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS. CITY HALL, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Lewiston, www.RedCrossBlood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS. More...

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: My fiance and I plan to be married in the coming year. It will be the second marriage for both of us. My intended has an “adult” son I’ll call “Jeff,” who graduated from college last year and makes good money. More...

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: I have recently found out that I’m pregnant. My problem is my husband doesn’t believe the baby is his. He says he and his ex tried for 13 years to have a baby and couldn’t. I don’t know what to say to him. More...

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Wed/23 MISCELLANEOUS LEGO LEAGUE, for ages 7 and older, 3:30-4:15 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St., Bath; ages 6 and older; bring own Legos and snack; led by Matt Boyle; 443- 5141 x17. Thu/24 HAPPY THANKSGIVING More...

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Tue/22BLOOD DRIVEAMERICAN RED CROSS Donor Center, noon-7 p.m., 524 Forest Ave.,Portland; in,www.RedCrossBlood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS.MISCELLANEOUSPIE SALE, wide variety, 8 a.m., Bowdoinham Fire Department; $7;Susann Uhle 666-8801.FREE GAME DAY, noon- More...

CALENDAR

We welcome community groups to list their special events in Calendar. Items should be submitted two weeks in advance. Send them to: Calendar Editor, The Times Record, P.O. More...

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: Our neighbor’s son, “ Donny,” has become a regular fixture in our home. His parents divorced years ago, and his father is terminally ill. More...

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Thu/1MISCELLANEOUSSILENT AUCTION FUNDRAISER tobeneft Brunswick Downtown Association, 5-7 p.m., Curtis Memorial Library,23 Pleasant St., Brunswick; horsd’oeuvres; 729-4439 orwww.BrunswickDowntown.com.PERFORMANCESHOLIDAY A CAPELLA GROUPS, featuri More...

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Wed/30MISCELLANEOUSLEGO FUN, for ages 5-11, 3:30-5p.m., Curtis Memorial Library, 23Pleasant St., Brunswick; kids@curtislibrary.com.LEGO LEAGUE, for ages 7 and older,3:30-4:15 p.m., Patten Free Library,33 Summer St., Bath; ages 6 andolder; bring own L More...

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Tue/29MISCELLANEOUSFREE LEG SCREENINGS, 9 a.m.-5p.m.Vein Healthcare Center, 100 Fodden Road, South Portland; free, butappointment required; 482-3767 orwww.VeinHealthcare.com.FREE GAME DAY, noon-3 p.m., Richmond Senior Citizen’s Group, 164Pleasa More...

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: My wife of 25 years has an annoying habit that drives me crazy. When she starts a conversation with me, she’ll speak in a very low voice and mumble without looking at me. More...

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Fri/25 BLOOD DRIVE MASON ASHLAR 105, 8 a.m.-12:30p.m., Auburn, www.RedCross-Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS.GARDINER LIONS CLUB, 9 a.m.-2p.m., Gardiner, www.RedCross-Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS. MISCELLANEOUS More...

DOWNEAST HOLIDAY REVUE

STORYTELLER VAN REID, left, and folk music duo Castlebay — Fred Gosbee and Julia Lane —will headline the Downeast Holiday Revue at 7 p.m. More...

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

For week of Nov. 27 ARIES: Mar 21/Apr 20 Aries, fight against the current rather than give into the situation and let the waves wash you away. Unexpected events arise late in the week, and you can handle them all. TAURUS: Apr 21/May 21 More...

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: I’m a freshman in college and have the sweetest boyfriend in the world. We’ve always been close and trusted each other, never pushing the other too far. I always thought it was innocent and safe. More...

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: A number of things in the letter from “Uneasy in Indiana” (Oct. 21) can be red flags for sex abuse. I have worked in child welfare for 35 years. More...

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